- Best Practices in Citation of Cartographic Materials (recommended by Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives)
- Citing Maps & Geospatial Data (Scholars GeoPortal)
- Guide to Citing Maps & Atlases (McMaster University)
- How to Reference Maps, Atlases, Air Photos and Digital Resources - PDF (Brock University)
- How to Cite Maps and Geospatial Products (Statistics Canada)
Air photo, orthophoto, or satellite image
Author, Title or Scene ID, Satellite and sensor name (as appropriate). Scale. Place of publication: Publisher, Date of image collection (NOT date of reproduction). Retrieved (day, month, year) from (URL).
City of Ottawa. 2014 Ottawa Air Photos. Ottawa, Ontario: City of Ottawa, 2014. Retrieved 8 March 2016 from https://sign.library.carleton.ca/agreements/7/access/_Ottawa_Gatineau_Re....
Natural Resources Canada. GeoBase Orthoimage 2005-2010. Ontario: Natural Resources Canada, 2005-2010. Retrieved 9 July 2016 from http://geogratis.gc.ca/api/en/nrcan-rncan/ess-sst/17FB0A31-D9FE-A35B-3BD....
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. Southwestern Ontario Orthophotography Project (SWOOP) 2010. Peterborough, Ontario: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, 2010. Retrieved 19 January 2015 from http://geo.scholarsportal.info/#r/details/_uri@=398424116.
Geospatial dataset - raster (e.g.: DEM or air photo), vector (e.g.: DWG or shapefile), or LiDAR
Author. Title. Edition. Place of production: Producer, Date of copyright or production. Retrieved (day, month, year) from (URL).
City of Ottawa. 1:2,000 Topographic Data. Ottawa, Ontario: City of Ottawa, [200x]. Retrieved 1 December 2014 from https://sign.library.carleton.ca/agreements/7/access/_Ottawa_Gatineau_Re....
DMTI Spatial Inc. DMTI Digital Elevation Models (30m and 90m). Markham, Ontario: DMTI Spatial Inc., 2002. Retrieved 8 September 2012 from Carleton University Library.
Terrapoint. LiDAR - Greenbelt 2006. Canada: Terrapoint, 2006. Retrieved 22 February 2015 from https://sign.library.carleton.ca/agreements/7/access/_Ottawa_Gatineau_Re....
Maps produced using GIS software
Author. "Map title" [format]. Scale. Computer database title [format]. Edition. Place of production: Producer, Date of copyright or production. Using: Author. Computer software title [format]. Edition. Place of production: Producer, Date of copyright or production.
"Ottawa outline" [map]. 1:60,000. City of Ottawa GIS Data [computer files]. Ottawa, Ont.: City of Ottawa, 201x. Using: ArcMap [GIS software]. Version 10.5. Redlands, CA: Esri, Inc., 1999-2016.
"Percentage of Total Population with Italian as Mother Tongue, Hamilton CMA, 1991" [map]. 1"=15 miles approx. Census of Canada 1991, Hamilton CMA Census Tracts Digital Boundary File (g91ct537.exe) and Census of Canada 1991 CD-ROM [computer files]. Hamilton: Lloyd Reeds Map Collection, McMaster University, 1996. Using: ArcView GIS [GIS software]. Version 3.0. Redlands, CA: Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc., 1992-1996.